Lexus Sets Middle East Sales Record In 2013

2014 Lexus IS 350 F SPORT in Matte BlackLexus was the #1 luxury automotive brand in the Middle East for 2013, with sales growing 19% for a total of 37,284 vehicles sold.
New IS sales jumped 63% to 1,864 vehicles in 2013, yet Lexus’ entry-level sedan was still outsold by the LS, which increased 55% to 2,171 units sold.

Sharp Starts Lab Tests For Plant-growing Facility In Middle East

Sharp Starts Lab Tests for Plant-Growing Facility in Middle EastSharp Corporation announces that in September 2013 comprehensive laboratory tests were begun in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to assess the operability of a new strawberry-growing facility there. Sharp aims to commercialize the facility following repeated tests conducted in a laboratory built in July this year on the premises of Sharp's local sales subsidiary, Sharp Middle East Free Zone Establishment (SMEF).

Sharp Begins To Test Strawberry Plant In Middle East

Sharp Begins to Test Strawberry Plant in Middle EastSharp Corp built a laboratory for growing strawberries in the site of SMEF (Sharp Middle East Free Zone Establishment), Sharp's sales subsidiary in the Middle East, in July 2013 and started experiments in earnest in the laboratory in September 2013.
Sharp plans to conduct tests during the period from July 2013 to March 2015 in the aim of realizing an automated strawberry plant.

Japan Beats Australia 3-2 In East Asian Cup

Japan beats Australia 3-2 in East Asian CupYuya Osako scored two goals Thursday to give Japan a 3-2 win over Australia in the East Asian Cup.

Australia trailed 2-0 before Mitchell Duke scored in the 76th minute and Tomi Juric equalized three minutes later, but Osako sealed the win with his second goal in the 80th to give Japan its first win of the tournament.

Datsun Relaunched As Dacia Of The East With New Go Supermini

Datsun Relaunched as Dacia of the East with New GO SuperminiDatsun is back some three decades after Nissan came to the decision that it would be to its best interest to kill the name in the early 1980s. Now, Datsun is starting afresh as the third Nissan Motor Company's brand after Nissan and Infiniti as a maker of low-cost vehicles – think of it as the Japanese equivalent of the Renault-Nissan Alliance's Dacia brand.

Kddi Starting Operations Of The Optical Submarine Cable Between Japan And Singapore South-east Asia Japan Cable System

KDDI Starting operations of the Optical Submarine Cable between Japan and Singapore SOUTH-EAST ASIA JAPAN CABLE SYSTEMEffective today, KDDI begins operations of the optical submarine cable, the South-East Asia Japan Cable (hereafter SJC) in order to meet the large capacity communication needs of the internet age. Japan is at its hub connecting the shortest route between Singapore and other Southeast Asian data centers to the United States' west coast data center.